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National War Memorial

National War Memorial – Confederation Square, Ottawa The National War Memorial, also known as “The Response,” was unveiled in 1939 to commemorate the service of Canadians in the First World War 1914-1918. The memorial has come to symbolize the sacrifice … Continue reading

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The underbelly of Ottawa

A dead-end alley between buildings shows the gritty underbelly of Ottawa. That grittiness is common to all large Canadian cities, as is the street art that is there if you look for it…

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A bit of Ontario

A bit of Ontario, somewhere between Cochrane and Kapusksing, perhaps near Smooth Rock Falls. I’ think this is probably a replica mine head frame.

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NRC 9 m wind tunnel

A trip to Ottawa would not be complete without visiting the National Research Council 9 m wind tunnel research facility.

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Ottawa – a city of contrasts

I was standing on the first nations property on Victoria Island, looking across the Ottawa River toward the imposing building that houses the Supreme Court of Canada. So many contrasting elements here…

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A cold winter night

A cold winter night in Ottawa, standing on the grounds of the Parliament Buildings looking toward the statue of Wilford Laurier, the War of 1812 monument and the Chateau Laurier.

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The barns of Ontario

One of the barns of Ontario

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The barns of Ontario

One of the barns of Ontario

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The barns of Ontario

A snowy winter scene at one of the many beautiful barns of Ontario

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The barns of Ontario

A snowy winter day at one of the barns of Ontario

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